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Former Prior Lake wrestler found dead in college dorm room

ABERDEEN, S.D. (KMSP)- A college freshman from Prior Lake, Minnesota was found dead in his dorm room early Wednesday morning, according to his college.

FOX9.COM - 2018-10-17 23:18:00

Motorcyclist killed in Minnetonka crash on Excelsior Blvd.

Excelsior Blvd. is closed at Fairview Ave. until about 1 p.m. Wednesday.A crash involving a motorcycle and a pickup truck proved fatal in Minnetonka on Wednesday morning.Minnetonka police say the crash happened around 8:20 a.m. at the intersection of Excelsior Boulevard and Fairview Avenue. It's unc

BRINGMETHENEWS.COM - 2018-10-17 15:21:29

Separate Brown County farm accidents kill one man, critically injure another

NEW ULM, Minn. (KMSP)- One man is dead and another is in critical condition Wednesday after two separate farming accidents in Brown County, Minnesota.

FOX9.COM - 2018-10-17 23:04:00

Deadly Crash Closes Excelsior Boulevard Until Afternoon

MINNETONKA, MN — Excelsior Boulevard in the west metro is closed after a fatal motorcycle crash Wednesday morning. Just after 8:20 a.m., Minnetonka police were called to the scene of a collision at the intersection of Excelsior Boulevard and Fairview Avenue.

PATCH - 2018-10-17 15:44:25

Former Minneapolis officer found guilty of sexual assault of 16-year-old girl

A Hennepin County District Court Judge found Campbell, 60, guilty on several counts of criminal sexual conduct.

FOX9.COM - 2018-10-17 20:23:00

New Germany Couple Charged with Multiple Tax Crimes

ST. PAUL, Minn. – The Minnesota Department of Revenue announced that the Carver County Attorney’s Office recently charged Lawrence Phillip Kielbasa and Jennifer Lynn Hoese-Kielbasa, both of New Germany, with 15 tax-related felonies each.

KDUZ.COM - 2018-10-16 17:35:32

Chaska Police reports: Thefts, domestics top police calls

Buy NowChaska Police DepartmentPhoto by Mark W. OlsonChaska police officers responded to the following calls.Oct. 8At 1:53 p.m., responded to 0 River Bend Place for report of a drug violation.At 8:18 p.m., responded to the 500 block of Chestnut Street North for report of a vehicle theft.Oct. 9At 2:2

SWNEWSMEDIA.COM - 2018-10-17 12:04:00

Sheriff: Missing Wisconsin Teenager in Danger, Not a Runaway

BARRON, Wis. (AP) — A Wisconsin teenager who has been missing since her parents were found dead in their home isn’t a runaway and investigators believe she’s in danger, a sheriff said Tuesday.

KDUZ.COM - 2018-10-17 10:35:58

Police confirm bodies recovered from Chaska pond were Shakopee teens

The Chaska Police Department confirmed that the two bodies found in a Chaska pond Sunday night were missing Shakopee teens Zeynab Osman Abdalla and Bushra Mohamed Abdi.The Medical Examiner’s Office identified the two women, according to a Chaska police press release.“The cause of death for both vict


5 things we know about the Shakopee women found dead

Hundreds of people gathered at a Chaska swamp Sunday night as diverssearched the waterfor two 19-year-old Muslim women from Shakopee who went missing early Saturday morning. The Chaska Police Department confirmed Monday afternoon the two bodies pulled from the holding pond were the missing women, Bu


Bodies found in Chaska identified as those of missing women

Zeynab Osman Abdalla and Bushra Mohamed Abdi, both 19, were reported missing early Sunday after they had not been seen or heard from since early Saturday morning.


Report: Shakopee teens died by drowning

The Medical Examiner’s Office identified two Shakopee teens, who were found in a Chaska pond, and ruled their death to be an accident and caused by drowning, according to apress release.The Chaska Police Department confirmed two bodies found in a Chaska pond, Sunday night, were missing teens Zeynab


Death of cousins found in Chaska pond ruled accidental drowning

Two 19-year-old cousins whose bodies were pulled from a Chaska pond Sunday night accidentally drowned, authorities ruled Monday, while funeral plans were finalized in the wake of the tragedy that left Twin Cities Somali-Americans reeling.After a frantic search for Bushra Abdi and Zeynab “Hapsa” Abda


Bodies found in pond during search for two Minnesota women

Two bodies have been recovered from a pond in Chaska, Minnesota, during a search for two women who went missing in the early hours of Saturday (October 13).


Cosmos man charged with lottery, pull-tab thefts

Matthew David Marshall II, 35, is charged with one felony count of theft of nearly $5,000 from an electronic pull-tab.According to the complaint filed against him, while he was working at a business on July 7 Marshall allegedly loaded $2,735 into an e-tab machine without paying for it.He then allege


Three people shot at Aqua Nightclub in Minneapolis

MINNEAPOLIS - The Minneapolis Police Department has confirmed that three people were shot at the Aqua Nightclub and Lounge in Minneapolis. Officers responded to reports of multiple people shot at 1:43 a.m. on Monday morning.The following information was obtained from a Minneapolis Police Department


Crews search for missing 19-year-olds in Chaska

Divers searched a marsh in Chaska on Sunday night in connection with the case of two missing 19-year-old women. KARE 11's Heidi Wigdahl was live at the scene. https://kare11.tv/2IXQvxg


Sears at Ridgedale among stores to close in wake of bankruptcy

MINNETONKA — The Sears at Ridgedale Center is among the 142 stores to close after Sears Holding Corp filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy Monday, Oct. 15, reports say.


Bodies of missing teenage women found in Chaska pond

Bushra Abdi and Zeynab Abdalla, both 19 and from Shakopee, had left their respective workplaces – on in Shakopee, the other from Chaska – during a break at around 3 a.m. on Saturday.


Officials: Bodies, Car Found In Water During Continued Search For Shakopee Women

CHASKA, Minn. (WCCO)— Investigators say they have found a car and two bodies in a Chaska pond shortly after starting a Sunday search for two young Shakopee women who went missing early Saturday.According to their families, 19-year-old Bushra Abdi and 19-year-old Zenyab Abdalla left their individual